2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jul 12, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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LT 375 - Latin Elegy

(3.00 cr.)

Students are introduced to the themes and conventions of Latin elegy via select poems of Propertius, Tibullus, and Ovid (Amores, Ars Amatoria, Tristia). The course examines issues such as gender, genre, and the literary politics of Augustan Rome. It also situates elegy within its wider historical context through supplementary readings of love poetry from antiquity through the Renaissance and beyond.

Prerequisite: LT 104  or equivalent.
Sessions Typically Offered: Varies
Years Typically Offered: Varies

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